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Latitude: 51.5111 / 51°30'40"N
Longitude: -0.1233 / 0°7'24"W
OS Eastings: 530326
OS Northings: 180802
OS Grid: TQ303808
Mapcode National: GBR JD.GG
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.T84X
Entry Name: 7 and 8, Henrietta Street Wc2
Listing Date: 14 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066647
English Heritage Legacy ID: 210147
Location: Westminster, London, WC2E
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: St James's
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Paul Covent Garden
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 3080 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER HENRIETTA STREET, WC2
14.1.70 Nos. 7 and 8
Pair of terrace houses. c.1730-31 with early C.19 ground floor alterations
and 1870s refacing to upper floors similar to Nos. 5 and 6. Coursed
stucco ground floor, painted Portland cement facing and Italianate
dressings to upper floors, slate roof. 4 storeys and basements, No. 8 with
dormered mansard. Each of 3 windows wide. Doorways each end in handsome
Greek Ionic doorcases of fluted columns and entablature framing 8 panel
door. Recessed semicircular arched ground floor sashes with keystones.
Upper floors have segmental headed Victorian sashes in plain architraves,
eared on 2nd and 3rd floors and with cornices on consoles to 1st floor,
heavy, consoled stone sills. Dentil and modillion crowning cornice with
blocking across both fronts. Both have a number of good original internal
features, in particular No. 8, with cut string twisted baluster column
newel staircases, panelling etc. as well as early C.19 features.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXVI.
Listing NGR: TQ3032880782
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